How to Make Your Own Planner

Nowadays lots of people have a very stressful schedule – assignments, meetings, phone calls etc. It is simply impossible to keep all those things in mind. If you want to organize your time and make your work more efficient you should make your own planner. A good planner will help to set priorities, to be able to make right decisions that will lead to the highest success.

You may want to customize the size, dates, etc. – in a word, you want a planner that’s hard to find in stores. Here's a simple tutorial on making your own planner:

Step 1. Download and install the calendar app.

The most important thing is to get an easy calendar app. The download won’t take much time. Install the application following the instructions.

Step 2. Create a new project

Click on New Project, and pick a suitable calendar type. To make a planner, you can select Monthly Calendar, or click Custom and pick Planner calendar. You can customize both of them any way you want.

Step 3. Edit your calendar.

Click Month Style, then Edit button. Template Editor allows you to change the font, the alignment, the color of any text in the month grid, like weekday names, weekends and holidays and so on. Highlight or color even or odd rows, and pick a suitable background for your planner, it can be color, gradient or an image. You can choose the image from the gallery, which consists of huge amount of pictures on different themes, such as holiday, fantasy, nature etc. Holidays can also be customized. Create a group, add holidays, edit, and highlight them. The holiday names can be displayed when you use the Table month grid type.

Step 4. Add text and images

You may need to use text in your planner. Switch to the Text tab, put the new text block where you wish and pick the desired font and cell color. Every cell in your own planner is customizable, for example you may add photos of your friends or colleagues for their birthdays. Also you can make a desk calendar with your photos.

Step 5. Print the calendar.

When everything is edited and done nicely, it’s high time to print your calendar. Select the desired paper type and dpi resolution, customize the other options if needed. Now, with the help of this useful program and having followed these simple steps you know exactly how to make your own planner calendar.

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